Contemporary Theory of Conservation

@inproceedings{MuozVias2012ContemporaryTO,
  title={Contemporary Theory of Conservation},
  author={Salvador Mu{\~n}oz-Vi{\~n}as},
  year={2012}
}
Classical conservation theories (from Ruskin to Brandi) are characterized by their close adherence to Truth. These theories are currently dominant, but criticism and new alternatives are developing and gaining momentum. Three crucial notions in classical theories have been criticised: reversibility, universality and objectivity (including objective determination of damage and the notion of scientific conservation). As a result of these criticisms, emerging contemporary theory of conservation… 

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